NPD logo.jpg

Nacogdoches police have arrested a 16-year-old accused of assaulting two people at home in the early-morning hours Thursday.

The suspect's name was not being released as of Friday morning because the suspect is a minor, though a statement released by the Nacogdoches Police Department stated the suspect was charged with aggravated robbery and was being held at a juvenile-detention center.

The victims of the attack, who suffered "extensive injuries" were hospitalized and in stable condition as of Friday morning, according to the department.

The suspect, reportedly armed with a gun, allegedly broke into a home in the 100 block of Wortham Dr. around 1:45 a.m. and attacked the residents while demanding property.

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.